2012 Africa Cup of Nations

Short On Big Teams, The 2012 Africa Cup Of Nations Thrilled From Start To Finish

The Africa Cup of Nations began as an exercise in complaining about who was missing, but 22 days of incredible football finished with a sensational final that made it a tournament to remember.

Zambia Vs. Ivory Coast, 2012 Africa Cup Of Nations Final: Copper Bullets Try To Shoot Down Les Elephants

Cote D'Ivoire were favorites coming into the Africa Cup of Nations and are still favorites to beat Zambia, but the Copper Bullets are an underdog that packs a serious punch.

Win/Lose/Draw, Zambia Are A Better Story Than England

Zambia are an object lesson for England. They are also much much more than that.

Cote D'Ivoire Vs. Mali, 2012 Africa Cup Of Nations: Les Elephants Big Favorites

Cote D'Ivoire face their biggest test thus far in the Africa Cup of Nations when they play Mali on Wednesday.

Ghana Vs. Zambia, 2012 Africa Cup Of Nations Semifinal: Black Stars Ripe For Upset?

Ghana are favored to defeat Zambia in the Africa Cup of Nations semifinals, but the Black Stars have been unconvincing lately, while Zambia's strikers are in top form.

Africa Cup Of Nations 2012, Quarterfinals: Favorites Ghana, Mali Face Good Tests

Ghana should be tested by Tunisia on Sunday, while hosts Gabon take on Mali.

Africa Cup Of Nations 2012, Quarterfinals: Zambia, Ivory Coast Favored In Saturday Matches

Cote D'Ivoire and Zambia are heavy favorites to advance from their Africa Cup of Nations quarterfinal matches on Saturday.

Africa Cup Of Nations 2012: All Four Teams Can Advance From Group D

Ghana are in an excellent position to win Group D of the Africa Cup of Nations, but they could fail to qualify just as easily on an extremely tight final day.

Africa Cup Of Nations 2012, Group C: Gabon Defeat Tunisia, Advance In First Place

Gabon has won Group C of the Africa Cup of Nations after a win over Tunisia, who advances to the quarterfinals in second place.

Africa Cup Of Nations 2012: Group B Down To Final Day

Group B of the Africa Cup of Nations concludes on Monday, with Sudan needing a miracle to qualify and Cote D'Ivoire needing just a draw to finish top.

Africa Cup Of Nations 2012, Group B: Cote D'Ivoire Should Win Big, Second Game Massive

The Ivory Coast kick off their Cup of Nations campaign against Sudan, while Angola and Burkina Faso look to take the upper hand in the race for a quarterfinal spot

Africa Cup Of Nations 2012, Day 1: Hosts Open Tournament, Senegal-Zambia The Real Show

Equatorial Guinea and Libya open the Africa Cup of Nations, but Senegal vs. Zambia should be the better match on Day 1.

Africa Cup Of Nations 2012 Team Previews: Tunisia

After a difficult qualification to the Africa Cup of Nations, Tunisia comes in with uncertainties but still holds its strong defensive identity.

Africa Cup Of Nations 2012 Player Profiles: Seydou Doumbia

Seydou Doumbia has done nothing but score goals for the last three and a half years and now he'll look to carry that goal scoring streak into the Africa Cup of Nations.

Africa Cup Of Nations 2012 Team Previews: Morocco

Under charismatic coach/manager Eric Gerets, the Lions of the Atlas have found the chemistry and the glue to create a strong squad at the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations.

Africa Cup Of Nations 2012 Player Profiles: Seydou Keita

With several top players no longer a part of the team, Mali will lean heavily on Seydou Keita as they look to make a run at the Africa Cup of Nations.

Africa Cup Of Nations 2012 Player Profiles: Kwadwo Asamoah

Kwadwo Asamoah has flown under the radar at Udinese, but he's emerged as one of Serie A's top midfielders and intends to show why at the Africa Cup of Nations.

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